Barbara Jean Allman, 81, of Churubusco, passed away at 11:29 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2010 at her home. Born Sept. 10, 1929 in Whitley County, she was a daughter of Ernest L. and Helen L. (Shepard) Pressler.
She graduated from Columbia City High School. On April 17, 1949 she married Guy W. Allman in Columbia City. A resident of Churubusco since 1962, she was a manager and cook at Churubusco School with 29 years of service.
Survivors include her son, Mark William (Sharon) Allman of Elkhart; daughter, Lisa J. (Byron) Trout of Churubusco; sister, Annabelle Enyeart of Bluffton; four grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Guy W. Allman and brothers, David E. and Eugene L. Pressler.
There will be a private family gathering at DeMoney-Grimes Countryside Park Funeral Home Friday with burial at Covington Memorial Gardens, Fort Wayne.
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